There are 5 ways to get from Richmond to Cambridge by subway, train, bus or car

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Tube, train Great Northern  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the Tube from Turnham Green Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$29 - $44

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Tube, train Greater Anglia  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the Tube from Richmond Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station District
  2. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Cambridge

$29 - $45

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Tube, train Thameslink  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the Tube from Richmond Underground Station to Blackfriars Underground Station District
  2. Take the train from London Blackfriars to Cambridge

$30 - $40

Line 490 bus, bus  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 490 bus from Richmond Bus Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4 490
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4 to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) 727 / ...

$33 - $43

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Richmond to Cambridge 63.7 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Richmond to Cambridge is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Richmond to Cambridge is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Richmond station to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Richmond Bus Station and arriving at Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) via Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 32 min.

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The distance between Richmond and Cambridge is 54 miles. The road distance is 63.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Richmond to Cambridge without a car is to Tube and train which takes 1 h 45 min and costs £22 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to get from Richmond to Cambridge, including transfers.

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Richmond to Cambridge bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Richmond Bus Station.

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Richmond to Cambridge bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Richmond to Cambridge is 64 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to drive from Richmond to Cambridge.

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There are 413+ hotels available in Cambridge. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Richmond to Cambridge.
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  • Distance: 54.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 45 min

What companies run services between Richmond, Greater London, England and Cambridge, England?

You can take a bus from Richmond to Cambridge via Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4 in around 4 h 32 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Turnham Green Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Richmond Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Richmond Underground Station to Blackfriars Underground Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Richmond Bus Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4 to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece)
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com

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